Learn how to make your garden more efficient while still maintaining a beautiful, outdoor space.  By using drought tolerant and native plant species, you can create a garden that flourishes with less water.  This guide will take you through all of the steps, from planning to planting, that will give you a garden that saves water and looks great.  Plant lists included will guide you to species that will thrive in your area and the sample plans will help you create a garden that is full and lush.  The resources lists and templates will give you everything you need to create your own drought tolerant garden.

Drought Resistant Landscape Brochure

Drought Resistant Landscape Brochure - printable version

Green Starter Package

Los Angeles County Drought-tolerant Plant List

Smart Gardening (Department of Public Works)

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service

US EPA Resource Conservation




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